Data Analyst - PDM East Kilbride - PDM Buildbase

Location East Kilbride
Contact email: mark.gallacher@graftongb.co.uk
Job ref: 025310
Published: 3 months ago

This role will suit an individual with excellent excel skills, a good understanding of basic accounting/finance, a “can do attitude”, and experience of manipulating large amounts of data in excel models.

 

Key Responsibilities

*       Reporting and actioning on weekly/monthly sales and margin reports.

*       Managing large sets of data in order to produce meaningful reports for management.

*       Working closely with the branch network to drive profitability.

*       Calculate and manage P&L accruals.

*       Detailed analysis of haulage/yard costs.

*       Journal posting essential to month end processes.

*       Assisting the finance team with ad-hoc tasks where necessary.

Person specification

*       Experience in managing large data sets is essential.

*       Excellent analytical skills – able to understand the commercial implications of the data

*       Proactive approach with commercial awareness and a basic understanding of a P&L.

*       Exceptional Excel skills is required.

*       Ability to work as part of a team and on their own initiative.

*       Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills.

*       Excellent accuracy and attention to detail.

*       Always looking for opportunities in continuous improvement.

*       Excellent planning and organisation skills: able to work to tight deadlines.

 

Job Profile

Business: PDM Buildbase

Job Title: Data Analyst

Reporting to: Finance Manager

Duration – Permanent

Direct reports: 0

Location: East Kilbride